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The UK Can Stop Article 50 Without EU Approval, Top European Court Official Says

In a significant boost to anti-Brexit campaigners, the European Court of Justice has said the UK could unilaterally abandon the article 50 process. A senior law officer at the court said on Tuesday that he believes EU law allows a country to revoke the article – which gives the bloc two years notice that it intends to leave the union – without requiring the agreement of the European commission, or other EU member states. Instead, Campos Sánchez-Bordonahe said Article 50 allows the “unilateral revocation of the notification of the intention to withdraw...


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